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Expressionless Face (Overview)

No expression? Blunted or flat affect which implies the outward display of a lack of intensity of any strong emotions.


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"fake" faints, shaking body parts out of sudden, expressionless, crying or laughing for no reason, random screams, can it be touretters? 14 y/o sister

"fake" faints, shaking body parts out of sudden, expressionless, crying or laughing for no reason, random screams, can it be touretters? 14 y/o sister

Attention seeking: Sounds like someone acting in a bizarre manor either to avoid some issue or get attention. Tourette syndrome often begins in the 4-6 yo & evolves over time. The teen who develops this late is unlikely affected. ...Read more

Expressionless Face (Overview)

No expression? Blunted or flat affect which implies the outward display of a lack of intensity of any strong emotions.


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Can practicing wider facial expressions and exercises get rid of my long thin face?

Can practicing wider facial expressions and exercises get rid of my long thin face?

Not actually: If you have a longer face, thinner rather than wider, then facial expressions will not widen your face. Though smiling will probably help you enjoy your face. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Expressionless face?

What is the definition or description of: Expressionless face?

See below: No expression? Blunted or flat affect which implies the outward display of a lack of intensity of any strong emotions. ...Read more

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Should I be concerned if my dad has Parkinson's and he always has a very expressionless look to his face. Is this part of the disease?

Should I be concerned if my dad has Parkinson's and he always has a very expressionless look to his face. Is this part of the disease?

This is: Part of the condition. It can make it difficult for you as you do not have the usual visual clues to help you understand how your father is feeling. Know that behind the blank mask is the same father you have known and loved over the years with all the emotions one can have, he is just unable to move the facial muscles in the manner you would expect to communicate those. ...Read more

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Can a facial mini-flap lift also soften one "moderately" deep horizontal forehead line (when expressionless)?

Can a facial mini-flap lift also soften one "moderately" deep horizontal forehead line (when expressionless)?

Facelift: Regardless of the type of face lift you are contemplating, it's important to recognize that a facelift in general only tightens and addresses the lower third of the face and the upper neck. Forehead lines can be addressed with surgery, too, but that is called a forehead or brow lift. They can be done a number of ways, which should be explored/explained by your surgeon. ...Read more

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Dysport: how much in quantity is 30 units? Half a thimble full? Dermatologist suggests this amount for deep forehead creases, when expressionless.

Dysport dosing: The dosing guidelines are using about 60u of Dysport for forehead. That would be equivalent to 20u of botox.
However, sometimes half the normal dose of Dysport is used in forehead to reduce the risk of droping eyebrows too low. ...Read more

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"fake" faints, shaking body parts out of sudden, expressionless, crying or laughing for no reason, random screams, can it be touretters? 14 y/o sister

Attention seeking: Sounds like someone acting in a bizarre manor either to avoid some issue or get attention. Tourette syndrome often begins in the 4-6 yo & evolves over time. The teen who develops this late is unlikely affected. ...Read more

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Standing expressionless in front of mirror is one deep horizontal line wrinkle. Can oculoplastic surgeon do this surgery without forehead scarring?

Standing expressionless in front of mirror is one deep horizontal line wrinkle. Can oculoplastic surgeon do this surgery without forehead scarring?

60 years old with: Only one horizontal line on your forehead? Congratulations! A variety of "fillers" are available currently. Surgery is not usually required, certainly not as a first step. Be diligent in finding a board-certified plastic surgeon or dermatologist for evaluation & discussion of which product is best for you, depending on how long it lasts & its benefits vs. Its risks. ...Read more

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How to make my face fat?

How to make my face fat?

Fillers, weight gain: Loss of facial volume is common in patients with weight loss, malignancy, chronic diseases like hiv. This wasted appearance can be improved by techniques to increase the volume. Weight gain with increase calorie intake. Fat transfer with fat grafts from the abdomen to the face. Facial fillers with strategic volume replacement. Physician review is necessary to make educated recommendations. ...Read more

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Health tips for the face?

Health tips for the face?

A healthy face: Minimize sun exposure, use sunscreen, stay well hydrated, avoid smoking, get sufficient sleep, keep your bones healthy, eat a well balanced diet and engage in regular aerobics activity to maintain good circulation and always wear your face with a smile. ...Read more

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What's wrong with my head?

What's wrong with my head?

Hopefully nothing: Your question is very vague and I am wishing you are doing better already. ...Read more

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How can we clean our face?

How can we clean our face?

Gentle Soap: I recommend using a gentle soap (and warm water) such as Unscented Dove or Eucerin. Cleanse twice each day. Rinse with cool water. If you have particularly oily skin use an astringent 1-2 times/day to wipe oil away as well. Also avoid touching your face unless you have washed your hands to avoid clogging pores. ...Read more

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How to get a radiant face?

How to get a radiant face?

Appearance: Eat a plant based diet, similar to the mediterranean diet, exercise aerobically at least 4 to 6 times a week for a minimum of 40 minutes, get 8 hours sleep per night, limit alcohol consumption and maintain positive relationships. Best. ...Read more

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What can solve acny in face?

What can solve acny in face?

See doctor: You have acne on your face. You can see a doctor who may give you a medication to kill the bacteria causing acne. You will have to make sure you maintain good hygiene habits also. Most patients do well after starter. ...Read more

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My wife have pan in her head?

My wife have pan in her head?

Pan or pain: Please be more specific about the symptoms. That way, the correct physician may be able to help you. ...Read more

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Why is my baby's head so flat?

Why is my baby's head so flat?

Back to sleep: Pediatricians now universally recommend putting babies to sleep on their backs to avoid sids (sudden infant death syndrome). Since a babies' skull bones do not fuse together until about 15 months of age, they move causing a flattening of the back of the head. This is temporary, as long as you give your baby plenty of "tummy time" when she is awake. ...Read more

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How to make my face less oily?

USE AN ASTRINGENT: Wash with a mild soap 2-3 times a day, avoid fatty foods, use an astringent--available over the counter at the pharmacy ...Read more

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Is the skin on the head tough?

Is the skin on the head tough?

It isn't tough: Facial skin can be delicate and only becomes tough and leathery from sun damage. The scalp is protected by hair but if the hair is gone it will easily sunburn. The face and scalp should be treated differently. Wash your face with approprite cleanser for the face and wash your sclp with shampoo. Use sunscreen for both. ...Read more

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Pain inmy head at right inside?

Pain inmy head at right inside?

Question vague: Need far more information to even begin to answer. Where is the pain, what does it feel like, when does it come on, how long does it last, what other symptoms do you have, etc., etc. See a doctor and bring a list of all symptoms. Hope you are better soon. ...Read more

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What to do when I bang my head?

What to do when I bang my head?

Depends: You don't necessarily have to do anything. If you experience severe headache, visual changes, dizziness or there's a change in memory or thought process, you may have a concussion. See your doctor in that case. Depending on your other medical conditions or if you're taking certain meds, your doctor will guide you as to the next steps. ...Read more

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How to make your face not oily?

How to make your face not oily?

Wash your face 2x/d: It is important to clean your pores daily to prevent blockage which will increase oil production. Use a non-comedogenic wash which contains benzoyl peroxide twice daily (first thing in the morning and last thing at night before you go to bed) ...Read more

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What causes puffy face and body?

What causes puffy face and body?

2 major causes: Low serum albumen due to kidney or liver disease, malnutrition, malabsorption, or cancer. The other major cause is hormonal: cushing's disease from adrenal disease or cushings syndrome from exogenous steroid use and premenstrual syndrome in young women. Finally, there are many people who feel "puffy" but really aren't. ...Read more

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Some person don't have clear face?

Some person don't have clear face?

Resubmit: Your question with the help of a translator. Cannot be answered as is. ...Read more

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I.Feel pain on. My left side. Head?

Headache: There are different types of headaches: tension, migraine, cluster being the most common. Pain in one side of the head associated with nausea, vomiting, dizziness, light and or noise intolerance goes more with migraine. Cluster also happens in one side but more sharp with eye irritation and tears. Tension usually occurs in band like fashion in whole head. If worse or not resolved visit pcp. ...Read more

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What to do to get a glowing face?

What to do to get a glowing face?

Reply: Eat healthy balanced diet. Drink 6-8 cups of water, get enough night sleep and use sunblock before going under sun. ...Read more

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What can be done for a head bang?

What can be done for a head bang?

Behavioral therapy: Depending on the age and underlying cause, behavioral intervention has been successful. ...Read more

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On my left head back always pain?

On my left head back always pain?

Often pain in the: Posterior head/skull is related to neck problems: degenerative arthritis of the neck with associated muscle spasm and tenderness or post-injury pain. But this pain would often wax and wane...not typically be constant. Depending on how long this has been occurring, imaging with CT or MRI may be needed to exclude some problem in the posterior brain. Make an appointment for with your Doc/Neurologist ...Read more

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How can I stop picking at my face?

How can I stop picking at my face?

Tx: Hello. This can be tough to address. If picking becomes self- mutilating - psychiatric medications are sometimes helpful. Behavioral therapy and cognitive behavioral therapy approaches can also be useful. ...Read more

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How to make face fairer and glow?

How to make face fairer and glow?

Embrace who you are: You're a man nearing the peak of your physical and intellectual prime. I hope you will not try to lighten your skin, beyond using sunscreen. If you use a depigmenting agent, you are likely to disfigure yourself. In the usa, which is the world trend setter, it's now considered the height of ignorance to judge a person by skin color. To look great / be healthy, get physically fit. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I am on diet and I feel light head

I am on diet and I feel light head

Eat well: Sit down and drink plenty of fluids and eat something containing carbohydrates. Also, never diet to the point of not getting adequate nutrition. In other words, don't starve yourself. Diets that simply reduce calories are never sustainable and you will find yourself gaining your weight back, plus. ...Read more

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What should I do witj head illness?

What should I do witj head illness?

I don't understand.: What do you mean by head illness? And how long have you had it? Any other symptoms? Please ask again and give a few more details, please. ...Read more

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I got pain at the right of my head?

I got pain at the right of my head?

Many possible causes: Many disorders cause headaches. Sinusitis is just one possible cause. The bones behind the eyebrows have hollow spaces (sinuses) that can get plugged up and become infected (sinusitis). Sinusitis can happen after colds, allergies, or sometimes without a preceding illness. Bothersome pains, increasing symptoms, prolonged symptoms, higher fevers, or vision changes need a doctor's evaluation. ...Read more

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How often should you wash your face?

How often should you wash your face?

It depends: Most dermatologists will recommend washing the face once or twice a day with a non-soap cleanser. It also depends on skin type, skin condition present, etc. The most important purpose of washing the face is to clean off debris and dirt. The face is usually exposed to dirt outside the home, so the most important time to clean would be when you return home and you are no longer exposed to dirt. ...Read more

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Sores on the face that don't heal.?

Sores on the face that don't heal.?

It should be checked: I don't want to alarm you, but it is highly likely you have a basal cell cancer on the face--the most common type of skin cancers. Being age 60 living in florida, my first guess would be this type of cancer. It is often cured by simple complete excision. I certainly hope I am wrong, but this sounds quite suspicous. Please consult doc for eval. Good luck. ...Read more

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What caused pain on the top of head?

What caused pain on the top of head?

Anything: Headaches can come from fatigue, sleeping too much or too little, eye strain, sleep apnea, snoring, being dehydrated, having chronic sinusitis or allergies, too much caffeine or over the counter headache medication, high blood pressure or something more serious like a tumor. See your doctor and get checked. ...Read more

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How can I remove blackmarks in face?

How can I remove blackmarks in face?

What black: Marks? If you don't mind ugly scars on your face or infection. Better see a plastic surgeon ...Read more

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I keep banging my head I will be ok?

I keep banging my head I will be ok?

ER: Please go to the emergancy room, this is not safe. ...Read more

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How unhealthy are injuries to the head?

How unhealthy are injuries to the head?

Unhealthy: Without an exam, I can only give general information, and "head injury" covers a wide spectrum from a small bump (not very dangerous). to concussion, characterized by signs of irritability (mood, or also light/noise/contact avoidance, headache, change in mentation) to bleeding inthe brain (very very serious). ...Read more

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Why is there a ridge on my baby's head?

Why is there a ridge on my baby's head?

If you have a new-: Born - the ridge might be overlapping of the bony plates of the skull. Ask your pediatrician at your next visit. Take care. ...Read more

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Lack Of Facial Expression (Definition)

Lack of facial expression is a clinical finding in which a person does not display normal expressions of emotions in their face. This can occur due to nerve damage or due to mental illnesses such ...Read more